Have you ever heard of “drip” fees? If you’ve ever rented a car for a quoted price, but ended up paying more than that, you may have been dripped. They’re called drip fees because they trickle down, adding to the price you pay on your bill.
Leilehua High School teacher Janice Fontes will be released from federal custody soon. She’s accused of receiving crystal meth in the mail and sending cash to the mainland.
Police identified a 19-year-old man as a suspect in the shooting of nearly 20 people during a Mother’s Day parade in New Orleans, saying several people had identified him as the gunman.
An interisland carrier is getting ready to clip its wings. Pacific Wings Airlines is shutting down in mid-June, according to employees.
Fox, facing the ebbing ratings power of “American Idol,” is betting big on its first miniseries showcase starting with a limited-edition “24,” and shows from heavyweight producers Seth MacFarlane and J.J. Abrams to invigorate its schedule.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there is no tsunami threat for Hawaii following a strong earthquake near the Mariana Islands.
It’s a study that made headlines for being the first to show a link between smoking and an increased risk for colon cancer, especially in women. The lead researcher of that study is now teaming up with the University of Hawaii.
The Honolulu Police Department is commemorating those lost in the line of duty during National Police Week. A memorial service to honor the fallen officers will be held at the State Capitol Monday evening.
The Department of Public Works has scheduled a one-day closure of the old Hanapepe Bridge on Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Joyce Brothers, the pop psychologist who pioneered the television advice show in the 1950s and enjoyed a long and prolific career as a syndicated columnist, author, and television and film personality, has died. She was 85.
McDonald’s is adding three new Quarter Pounders to its menu as the fast-food chain looks to offer cheaper premium burgers while capitalizing on one of its most popular brands.
An abortion doctor was convicted Monday of first-degree murder and could face execution in the deaths of three babies who were born alive and then killed with scissors at his grimy, “house of horrors” clinic.
Maui firefighters responded to an ice cream delivery truck fire in Lahaina Monday morning.
The shackles and blue prison garb seemed to weigh down O.J. Simpson as he returned to a Las Vegas courtroom on Monday to ask for a new trial in the armed robbery-kidnapping case that sent him to prison in 2008.
The Hawaii County Fire Department responded to a building fire in Hawaiian Paradise Park Sunday morning.
A man is in police custody after allegedly dousing another man with a flammable liquid and threatening to kill him.
Statewide hotel revenues which include room sales, food and beverage, retail, and parking set a new first quarter record of $1.43 billion.
Graduates of the University of Hawaii Medical School took part in special ceremony at the Kennedy Theater on Sunday. One of the speakers who stepped up to the podium to congratulate this MD class of 2013 was UH President MRC Greenwood.
This week is National Police Week. It is a time to honor and remember law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty.
It sits in the heart of Honolulu and most recently has been the local headquarters of the Occupy protest movement. Now, the city wants to renovate Thomas Square and give it a new purpose.
A hiker who went missing on Kauai nearly two days ago has been found, according to Kauai County officials.
Heavy rains soaked portions of windward Oahu Sunday as a band of wet weather moved through Oahu.
Gunmen opened fire on dozens of people marching in a neighborhood Mother’s Day parade in New Orleans on Sunday, wounding at least 19 people, police said.
St. Anthony graduate Shane Victorino was sent to a Boston area hospital this afternoon after crashing into the right field fence at Fenway Park… More »